Examples of hypnosis in a Sentence
He underwent hypnosis to treat his fear of water.
While under hypnosis, she described the horrific accident in detail.
Recent Examples of hypnosis from the Web
Hypnosis-by-style is partly what's going on here, in other words.
The hypnosis broke when an opportunity to design his first house for a client lured Ledner back to New Orleans.
Spiritual Mindfulness FRI Techniques of self-hypnosis for stress management, guided meditation, 7 p.m. Friday, Highline College, 2400 S. 240th St., Des Moines; free, preregistration required (253-927-8888).
According to Smith, movies and Vegas headliners haven't helped hypnosis' rep, which makes sense.
For this record, the music was written in response to that hypnosis.
Bassist Brenda Sauter, drummer Stan Demeski, and percussionist Dave Weckerman have been with the group since the mid-80s, and together the five-piece have brilliantly demonstrated the endlessly renewable power of repetition, hypnosis, and frenzy.
Back on the main stage, the evening's touted live performer Recondite transformed the suddenly sunny atmosphere into an unparalleled dark hypnosis, transporting fans deep into the fantastical brilliance of his layered multi-sensory productions.
Curry's plans to buy a Bugatti were dashed by Ayesha's hypnosis.
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Origin and Etymology of hypnosis
First Known Use: 1876See Words from the same year
HYPNOSIS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hypnosis for English Language Learners
: a state that resembles sleep but in which you can hear and respond to questions or suggestions
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